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Budget-friendly Samsung Galaxy J6+ and J4+ phones still give you 6-inch displays and facial recognition
Budget-friendly Samsung Galaxy J6+ and J4+ phones still give you 6-inch displays and facial recognition By Rik Henderson

Samsung has announced a couple of affordable Android handsets in its J series, both of which will be available in the UK and Ireland.The Samsung Galaxy J6+ is seemingly the rumoured J series handset we've written about in the last few months. It has a... Read more

Samsung Galaxy A7 official, leaves A Galaxy Event to A9 Pro
Samsung Galaxy A7 official, leaves A Galaxy Event to A9 Pro By Rik Henderson

Samsung has officially announced its first new smartphone in the A series ahead of its A Galaxy Event on 11 October.The Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) has a triple-lens camera and 6-inch FHD+Super AMOLED display. It was previously thought to be announced during... Read more

Samsung code leak reveals Galaxy S10 will include 5G support
Samsung code leak reveals Galaxy S10 will include 5G support By Maggie Tillman

Samsung recently said its next Galaxy flagship won't be its first 5G phone, but that doesn't mean it still won't come with 5G support.You see, the South Korean company merely confirmed it is working with South Korean carriers to launch its first 5G phone.... Read more

Best Samsung Galaxy Note 9 deals for September 2018
Best Samsung Galaxy Note 9 deals for September 2018 By Dan Grabham

The Galaxy Note 9 is now available and we've got the latest pricing and deals for you.In the UK, the Note 9 SIM-free price is £899 for the 128GB version and £1,099 for the 512GB version. In the UK the Note 9 colours are Midnight Black and Lavender Purple,... Read more

Samsung HW-N950 soundbar review: Surround sound sensation, no separates required
5.0 stars Samsung HW-N950 soundbar review: Surround sound sensation, no separates required By Steve Withers

The Samsung HW-N950 is the Korean manufacturer's flagship soundbar, and the first to benefit from Samsung's acquisition of Harman Kardon. The N950 not only supports Dolby Atmos and DTS:X, but also offers a genuine immersive audio experience thanks to... Read more

Samsung A Galaxy Event to unveil two new phones, press renders leaked
Samsung A Galaxy Event to unveil two new phones, press renders leaked By Rik Henderson

Samsung will be holding its A Galaxy Event on 11 October, which will be streamed online. And thanks to the clue the company put on its save the date invite, we are pretty sure the main star will be the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro.The "4x fun" tagline is thought... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S10 specs, release date and rumours: What's the story so far?
Samsung Galaxy S10 specs, release date and rumours: What's the story so far? By Dan Grabham

The Samsung Galaxy S10 is some way off - early 2019 - but the rumour mill is already turning. Following the launch of the Galaxy Note 9, Samsung's next big launch will be a new flagship device - and a 10-year anniversary device at that.The Galaxy S9 and... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S10 will come with 'very significant' design changes
Samsung Galaxy S10 will come with 'very significant' design changes By Chris Hall

The debate around the design of the Samsung Galaxy S10 is set to run for a lot longer, but there's fuel to the rumour fire that the Galaxy S10 will see a significant redesign. The comments come directly from DJ Koh, Samsung's mobile division CEO, who... Read more

Samsung releases new AKG wireless headphones and neckbuds
Samsung releases new AKG wireless headphones and neckbuds By Maggie Tillman

Samsung has launched three wireless headphones under the AKG brand: the Y100, Y500, and N700NC.Unveiled at IFA 2018 earlier this month, the Y100 are neckbuds, while the Y500 are on-ear headphones, and the N700NC are over-the-ear headphones. The first... Read more

Four-camera Samsung Galaxy A9 tipped for A Galaxy Event launch
Four-camera Samsung Galaxy A9 tipped for A Galaxy Event launch By Rik Henderson

Samsung has announced a surprising launch event for a Galaxy device it says will bring "more ways to express yourself than ever before".Called "A Galaxy Event" and held on 11 October, the only official clue to what the device might be is the strapline... Read more

Samsung's Tile-like tracker uses LTE instead of Bluetooth to find stuff
Samsung's Tile-like tracker uses LTE instead of Bluetooth to find stuff By Maggie Tillman

Samsung has announced a new device, called SmartThings Tracker, which uses LTE-M to help you locate misplaced items or lost pets.The idea reminds us of popular Bluetooth trackers, like Tile, which can help you find your wallet and keys and other stuff.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 review: Dual camera skills meet S Pen thrills
4.5 stars Samsung Galaxy Note 8 review: Dual camera skills meet S Pen thrills By Chris Hall

If you're a Samsung Galaxy Note user, then you'll know there's been a trend for the stylus-wielding series to take what the latest Galaxy S smartphone has started and to enhance upon it, while also debuting some new features.However, when the Note 7... Read more

What is MicroLED? The TV technology to take on OLED explained
What is MicroLED? The TV technology to take on OLED explained By Mike Lowe

Just when we thought TV screen technologies had plateaued, this year has seen a new technology introduced: MicroLED. It's not a totally brand new technology, but it's now being championed by Samsung (while LG has also demonstrated it) so is expected to... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 review: A sensational big-screen experience
4.5 stars Samsung Galaxy Note 9 review: A sensational big-screen experience By Britta O'Boyle

The Samsung Galaxy Note series is one of the best smartphone ranges out there. It's the series that made so-called 'phablets' fashionable (indeed, no one even bothers to call them phablets any more) and brought with it integrated stylus control.There... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Galaxy Note 8: What's the difference?
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Galaxy Note 8: What's the difference? By Chris Hall

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is now available, joining the company's Galaxy S9 and S9+ in the 2018 line up of flagship devices.We've compared the Note 9 to the Galaxy S9+ in a separate feature, but how does the new model compare to the Galaxy Note 8 that... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 tips and tricks: The definitive breakdown
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 tips and tricks: The definitive breakdown By Chris Hall

How do you follow-up a great phone? With an even greater phone. That's what the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is, Samsung's most accomplished device.But there's no avoiding that can be a complicated phone to master. It has more features, more options and more... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S10 to have 5G support?
Samsung Galaxy S10 to have 5G support? By Rik Henderson

Samsung will reportedly release a 5G version of the Samsung Galaxy S10 next year in regions that have started to roll out the next-generation network.That could include the UK in late 2019, as networks such as EE and Three are committed to introducing... Read more

How to set your Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to use Alexa rather than Google Assistant
How to set your Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to use Alexa rather than Google Assistant By Chris Hall

Voice assistants are taking over our devices. The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (or Note 8, or S9) comes equipped with a button on the side for activating Samsung's own Bixby and it also comes fully-loaded with Google Assistant, a staple of Android devices.Meanwhile,... Read more

How to take a screenshot on Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Gestures, smart select, smart capture and more
How to take a screenshot on Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Gestures, smart select, smart capture and more By Chris Hall

Samsung made a major change in 2018 to the Galaxy S8 and now the Galaxy Note: removing the physical home button, so taking a screenshot became a little different to previous Samsung devices. That applies to the Note 9 too - its latest, greatest, Galaxy... Read more

Samsung Galaxy X: What's the story on Samsung's foldable phone?
Samsung Galaxy X: What's the story on Samsung's foldable phone? By Britta O'Boyle

The Samsung Galaxy X has long been rumoured as Samsung's foldable smartphone. Until very recently, at least, when rumours suggested the Galaxy X would in fact be a gaming phone, while the Galaxy F will be the foldable phone.So will it be the Galaxy X... Read more

That Samsung foldable phone might appear this year after all
That Samsung foldable phone might appear this year after all By Dan Grabham

We know that Samsung is working on a foldable phone that could be called Galaxy X or Galaxy F, but what we didn't know is when it might be with us. That's been the subject of some rather, er, conflicting information. However, in an interview with CNBC,... Read more

Samsung Q900R 8K QLED initial review: It all starts here
Samsung Q900R 8K QLED initial review: It all starts here By Chris Hall

"It's easy to make an 8K TV," said Samsung as we sat down to learn more about the future of Samsung's TVs. In literal terms, it is easy to make an 8K TV. You buy the panel, you buy the components, you stick it in a frame and Bob's your Uncle, it's an... Read more

Samsung Q900R QLED: The age of the 8K TV is upon us
Samsung Q900R QLED: The age of the 8K TV is upon us By Chris Hall

Samsung has been quietly talking about 8K television through 2018, but at IFA 2018 it has announced its first 8K TV - and not just a concept, one you'll actually be able to buy.For those who don't know, 8K is the next evolution in television, moving the... Read more

Own a Note 9? Here's how to get a free Gear VR adapter from Samsung
Own a Note 9? Here's how to get a free Gear VR adapter from Samsung By Maggie Tillman

When Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 9, it didn't announce a matching Gear VR headset that would work with the new flagship phone.The current headset model is designed for the Galaxy Note 8, but, apparently, it will work the Galaxy Note 9 if you get... Read more

The best Galaxy S9 deals for August 2018
The best Galaxy S9 deals for August 2018 By Dan Grabham

Welcome to our roundup of all the latest Galaxy S9 deals and order info. The Galaxy S9 has now been released and networks have been offering some excellent deals. Looking for the best Galaxy S9+ deals instead? Here are all the latest Galaxy deals we've... Read more

The best Samsung Galaxy S8 deals for August 2018
The best Samsung Galaxy S8 deals for August 2018 By Dan Grabham

The Galaxy S8 and S8+ might have been surpassed by the S9 and S9+ but both are still amazing phones that deliver stacks of features.At the time of release, we said "the Samsung Galaxy S8 is a masterpiece; one with a few brush-strokes out of place, but... Read more

Compare the best Samsung Note 8 deals for August 2018
Compare the best Samsung Note 8 deals for August 2018 By Dan Grabham

Because the Note 9 is imminent there are some cracking deals currently available for Samsung's outgoing top-end phone. We've rounded up the best Samsung Galaxy Note 8 deals from across the UK using our price comparison tool which displays the best prices... Read more

Samsung NU8000 TV review: A solid mid-ranger for under £1000
4.0 stars Samsung NU8000 TV review: A solid mid-ranger for under £1000 By Steve Withers

Samsung has been heavily promoting its QLED range in 2018, with the promise of better high dynamic range (HDR) pictures, meaning brighter highlights and a wider colour gamut than standard. However, while QLED goes toe-to-toe with OLED (LG's panel of choice,... Read more

Samsung says S10 won't be its first 5G phone, foldable phone is coming
Samsung says S10 won't be its first 5G phone, foldable phone is coming By Maggie Tillman

Samsung's first 5G mobile device won't be the Galaxy S10.The company launches a handful of devices every year, including two flagships lines. For instance, the Galaxy Note 9 and Galaxy S9 were this year's flagship updates. Samsung has begun previewing... Read more

Best Samsung Galaxy Note 9 cases: Protect your new Samsung device
Best Samsung Galaxy Note 9 cases: Protect your new Samsung device By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 9 smartphone at an event on 9 August. The new device joins the Galaxy S9 and S9+ in the company's 2018 line-up of flagship smartphones, adding an S Pen to the party.It's a fabulous looking device that refines the Note... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Watch initial review: Premium design meets beefy battery
Samsung Galaxy Watch initial review: Premium design meets beefy battery By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung has been in the smartwatch game a long time. Things started in a very different place to where they are now but based on the latest addition, the journey appears to have been worth it. The company's newest smartwatch member comes in the form... Read more

What is Bixby? Samsung's smart assistant explained
What is Bixby? Samsung's smart assistant explained By Chris Hall

Samsung's high-end Android phones, come with their own voice assistant called Bixby in addition to supporting Google Assistant.It's Samsung's attempt to take on the likes of Siri, Google Assistant, Cortana and Alexa, with a new AI agent that's going to... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Watch specs, release date, news and features
Samsung Galaxy Watch specs, release date, news and features By Chris Hall

This week saw the launch of the Galaxy Note 9 - but we also saw a new smartwatch from Samsung - Galaxy Watch. As was heavily rumoured, gone is the Gear S branding in favour of bringing it into the Galaxy family.Samsung has walked its own path with its... Read more

What does the new S Pen actually do?
What does the new S Pen actually do? By Maggie Tillman

Samsung has introduced a new Galaxy Note smartphone, the Galaxy Note 9, and alongside that device it has a new S Pen, which has been revamped to add new note-taking and remote control functionality. Samsung Galaxy Note 9 price and pre-order info: Check... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Home: Release date, price, specs and features
Samsung Galaxy Home: Release date, price, specs and features By Maggie Tillman

Samsung has announced its first entry into the smart speaker arena, with the introduction of Galaxy Home.This Bixby-powered device is meant to compete with Google Home, Amazon Echo, and Apple HomePod. It houses Samsung's own virtual assistant, doubles... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Home is that Bixby powered smart speaker we've long expected
Samsung Galaxy Home is that Bixby powered smart speaker we've long expected By Dan Grabham

Samsung has outed its long-awaited smart speaker. Called Samsung Galaxy Home, it definitely has a distinctive design and sits on three prongs. But there's one key question: is Bixby good enough to power a smart speaker?Bixby hasn't exactly been a shining... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Watch official, several days battery on a single charge
Samsung Galaxy Watch official, several days battery on a single charge By Rik Henderson

Samsung has officially announced its all-new smartwatch: the Samsung Galaxy Watch.As heavily rumoured, gone is the Gear S branding in favour of bringing it into the Galaxy family.There are three different models available - Silver, Midnight Black and... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 specs, release date, news and features
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 specs, release date, news and features By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung has officially unveiled the Galaxy Note 9 following months of leaks of rumours, many of which were on the money.The new device sits alongside the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ in the company's smartphone range, differentiating itself with the new and... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Galaxy S9+: What's the difference?
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Galaxy S9+: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung announced its latest Note device on 9 August at an event in New York, completing its line-up of 2018 flagship handsets.The Galaxy Note 9 sits alongside the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+, primarily distinguishing itself from the other two handsets... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Huawei P20 Pro: What's the difference?
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Huawei P20 Pro: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung has announced its third flagship smartphone in the form of the Galaxy Note 9. There was plenty of speculation surrounding the device but now the details are official so how does it compare to the current competition?Here we are running the Galaxy... Read more

It's official! Samsung Galaxy Note 9 debuts with new S Pen tricks
It's official! Samsung Galaxy Note 9 debuts with new S Pen tricks By Maggie Tillman

Samsung is live in New York City, where it has announced the much-anticipated Galaxy Note 9 smartphone with a revamped S Pen.This stylus-equipped device, which follows the Note 8 from last year and the explosive (quite literally) Note 7 before that, arrives... Read more

Fortnite for Android confirmed, Samsung Galaxy phones first invited to beta
Fortnite for Android confirmed, Samsung Galaxy phones first invited to beta By Rik Henderson

Samsung Galaxy phones, including the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 unveiled today, will be the first to get into the Fortnite Mobile for Android beta that launches this week.That means Samsung Galaxy S9 owners will also be among the first to play it, not just... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 price revealed ahead of Unpacked launch
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 price revealed ahead of Unpacked launch By Rik Henderson

Unlike previous years, Samsung has been rather poor at hiding details on its next flagship phone.The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will be announced at a dedicated Unpacked event in New York this Thursday, 9 August, but there will likely be few surprises. We... Read more

You will soon be able to afford a 4TB SSD for your PC
You will soon be able to afford a 4TB SSD for your PC By Rik Henderson

While solid-state drives have greatly grown in capacity in recent times, the prices charged for storage of a Terabyte and over are extortionate. They are generally for corporations rather than consumers.Samsung will soon buck the trend, however. It has... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 review: A tablet that means business
4.0 stars Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 review: A tablet that means business By Chris Hall

There was a time when tablets were ten a penny. Pretty much every manufacturer offered a range of tablets looking to entertain you with a bigger screen than that phone in your pocket.But that position has shrivelled as phone screen sizes have grown. Plus... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and Galaxy Watch details dump reveals free $299 headphones and more
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and Galaxy Watch details dump reveals free $299 headphones and more By Rik Henderson

There has been so much written about the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 already that you'd think that nothing more can be revealed ahead of Unpacked on Thursday. The Samsung Galaxy Watch too.However, Reddit user Wan997 has managed to unveil a few more alleged... Read more

Best Galaxy S9+ deals for September 2018
Best Galaxy S9+ deals for September 2018 By Dan Grabham

There are some great Galaxy S9 deals to be had if you are happy to shop around. We've scoured the web for all the best Samsung Galaxy S9+ prices and deals that are available right now. If you're looking for deals on the Samsung Galaxy S9 head here The... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 retail box confirms 4,000mAh battery and S Pen remote control
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 retail box confirms 4,000mAh battery and S Pen remote control By Chris Hall

We joked when writing about the early showing of a Samsung video introducing the Galaxy Note 9, that there couldn't be any more leaks. Now the retail packaging has emerged in Russia revealing more details.Spotted by SamMobile from Twitter user @dryab,... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 video confirms 1TB storage, shows off yellow S Pen
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 video confirms 1TB storage, shows off yellow S Pen By Chris Hall

There's little we don't know about the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 right now. It's launching on 9 August and just about every detail of this phone has leaked.We've been tracking all those leaks and you can catch-up with the full picture here, but it also seems... Read more

Samsung 'accidentally' leaked the Note 9 and its preorder page
Samsung 'accidentally' leaked the Note 9 and its preorder page By Maggie Tillman

Samsung is ridiculous.The company is expected to announce a bunch of new devices on 9 August, but somehow, it's "accidentally" leaked its headlining announcement: the Galaxy Note 9. It published a preorder announcement for the upcoming smartphone on its... Read more